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Old 04-28-2004, 05:18 PM   #1
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Getting a ^H on backspace key

I am getting a ^H when the backspace key is pressed. The only time that it happens is on the initial login of a telnet session. Everything is good at the console and my serial Getty's. Any suggestions would be greatly apperciated.
Old 04-28-2004, 05:56 PM   #2
Matt Collier
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try adding the following to your ~/.profile:
stty erase ^?


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